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3 May 2014
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Joint Statement by Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin, Executive Director, UNFPA, The United Nations Population Fund and Frances Day-Stirk, President, International Confederation of Midwives Globally, in the... Read more
22 April 2014
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By Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin, Executive Director of UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund. As the father of four daughters and as the Executive Director for UNFPA, a leading UN agency working on... Read more
7 April 2014
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The National Population Council in Egypt has created videos as a part of the council’s work towards abandonment of FGM/C in the country. Following are four links to the videos as well as a general... Read more
31 October 2013
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"When a girl becomes pregnant, her present and future change radically, and rarely for the better. Her education may end, her job prospects evaporate, and her vulnerabilities to poverty, exclusion... Read more
9 October 2013
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Did You Know? Among the two million young people who never attend school approximately 76.9% are female. Choices and Opportunities for all Girls and Women…. Because everyone counts
8 October 2013
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Did You Know? Early marriage is most common among female youth who reside in rural areas and among those who have low educational attainment. 11% of female youth in rural areas were married before... Read more
7 October 2013
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Did you know … In Egypt, 10% of married 15-19 year old girls are pregnant or have had their first child. In developing countries, complications from pregnancy and childbearing are the number one... Read more
4 October 2013
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Population and Reproductive Health Data Did you know ... 1.   Early marriage in Egypt is largely a female phenomenon. One out of four ever-married female aged 25-29 were married by the age of 18... Read more
3 October 2013
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Population and Reproductive Health Data Did you know ... 62% of Egypt’s population is below the age of 29 and 11% are adolescent girls between 10-19 years old. Choices and Opportunities for all... Read more

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